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Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Dec 11, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Economics may be called the dismal science, but an economic perspective could help solve many puzzles in everyday life.  On this episode, Steven Landsburg discussed how to outsmart an economist.
Topics: economics, puzzles, groks, science
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Dec 5, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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What can exploding teeth tell us about the progress of medical science?  On this episode, Thomas Morris will discuss the mystery of the exploding teeth.
Topics: science, medicine, history, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 28, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Although a spotless home may seem like a land where no creature may venture, one might be surprised to find several species residing there.  On this episode, Rob Dunn discussed the animals that never leave us home alone.
Topics: animals, home, biology, groks, science
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 19, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The history of space exploration is vast and encompasses centuries of human activity.  On this episode, Roger D. Launius discussed the Smithsonian history of space exploration.
Topics: science, space, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 14, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The animal kingdom is a diverse and exciting place, but how much of what we know about it is true?  On this episode, Nick Caruso discussed the truths and myths about the animal kingdom.
Topics: science, animals, biology, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 7, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Black holes capture everything that passes its event horizon, even light.  So, how can a black hole be seen?  On this episode, Seth Fletcher discussed the event horizon telescope.
Topics: groks, astronomy, black hole, event horizon telescope, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 30, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Zombies may seem confined to the stories of horror fiction, but the animal kingdom is replete with examples of real zombification.  On this episode, Matt Simon discussed the plight of the living dead.
Topics: science, zombie, biology, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 24, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Humans nearly vanished due to a major explosion from the Toba Volcano.  On this episode, Dr. Donald Prothero discusses when humans nearly vanished.
Topics: science, anthropology, toba, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 17, 2018 Charles Lee and Frank Ling
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What does it take to make an impact in the tech publishing world? What leadership qualities and values do we need to build a successful and trustworthy organization? On this episode, Glenn Rifkin talks about the founder of IDG publishing and the lessons to thrive in the global computer publishing industry.
Topics: tech, neuroscience, micro computing, Rifkin, MIT
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 10, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Cancer can take its toll on not only the patient, but also on the family, friends and caregivers that surround them.  How do people cope with a cancer diagnosis?  On this episode, Dr. Steven A. Curley discussed some of these stories in his new book, In My Hands.
Topics: science, cancer, medicine, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 3, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Living on earth may be tough, but what about living in outer space?  On this episode, Colin Stuart discussed how to live in space in the not-so-distant future.
Topics: science, space, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 29, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The world may seem like an illogical place at time, but is there room for logic in an illogical world?  On this episode. Dr. Eugenia Cheng discussed the art of logic in an illogical world.
Topics: science, math, logic, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 18, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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A cemetery may not seem like the most ideal place to conduct science, but Mount Auburn Cemetery is involving citizens in a wide variety of scientific projects.  On this episode, Paul Kwiatkowski and Jeanne Mooney discussed citizen science at Mount Auburn Cemetery.
Topics: science, groks, citizen science
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 11, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Sleep is an essential part of our lives, but one that we rarely think about, unless something goes wrong.  On this episode, Henry Nicholls discussed the neuroscience of sleep.
Topics: sleep, neuroscience, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 5, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Traumatic brain injury and other brain disorders can be difficult to diagnose properly.  Eye tracking is one technique to assess neurological function.  On this episode, Dr. Jam Ghajar discussed neurological eye tracking.
Topics: science, neurology, grok
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Aug 29, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Kids can be picky eaters, but is it possible to change their eating habits for the better?  On this episode, Chef Gigi Gaggero discussed winning the food fight with kids.
Topics: science, food, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Aug 21, 2018 Charles Lee and Frank Ling
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What is the future of cargo delivery? Two brothers think it's in drones. On this episode, brothers Svilen and Konstantin Rangelov talk about their drone project "The Black Swan" that can transport 800 pounds of cargo over 1500 miles.
Topics: drones, cargo, unmanned, delivery
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Aug 15, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Sand is the most consumed natural resources on earth, incorporated in building materials throughout the world.  But, are we endanger of depleting this resource?  On this episode, Vince Beiser discussed the story of sand.
Topics: sand, groks, science
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Aug 8, 2018 Kristen Vosberg
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The modern world can be daunting to all creatures, especially the wild cats of America.  On this episode, Will Solzenburg discussed his new book, Heart of a Lion.
Topics: science, groks, ecology
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Scene World Tech History Interviews
Aug 6, 2018 scene world
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John F. Kutcher is one of the early C64 programmers programming games like Space Taxi and Solo Flight 2nd Edition in the early 80s. Space Taxi especially celebrating a huge recognition by its unique gameplay and accurate physics at that time as well as digitized speech! In this interview, he talks ab out his career from starting to work for a small local publisher like MUSE , then moving to MicroProse. He also talks about the experience of Muse being auctioned off, moving to medical databases...
Topics: sceneworld, swo, interview, Space Taxi, John F. Kutscher, C64
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Aug 1, 2018 Kristen Vosberg
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What is the inner life of a fish?  Is it possible to know what a fish knows?  On this episode, Dr. Jonathan Balcombe discussed what a fish knows.
Topics: science, ethology, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Scene World Tech History Interviews
Jul 28, 2018
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Mike Clarke is a famous composer who former worked for Psygnosis. Among his most known works are the musics for Last Ninja 2 on the Amiga or e.g. Lemmings 2 on the SNES. He speaks about his experience of doing "a little bit of everything" as a composer, coder, manager, etc from the C64 throughout the Amiga, SNES, etc.   How did it happen that Lemmings was the last "mainstream time" release for the C64? Did you know that WipeOut as even ported to obscure system without...
Topics: sceneworld, swo, Playstation, Amiga, C64, composer, games, Commodore, Psygnosis, Mike Clarke
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jul 25, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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How can Heavy Metal music help us understand the Heisenberg uncertainty principle?  On this episode, Dr. Philip Moriarty discussed heavy metal music and quantum physics.
Topics: science, heavy metal, physics, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jul 18, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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New encryption methods and blockchain technology may assist with cybersecurity.  On this episode, Larry Castro discussed advances in cybersecurity.
Topics: cybersecurity, computers, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jul 11, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
audio
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Hormones control just about everything in our bodies, but the scientific study of hormones has a long and sordid history.  On this episode, Dr. Randi Hutter Epstein discussed the history of hormones.
Topics: science, endocrinology, hormones, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jul 3, 2018 2018-07-04
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The famous discoveries made by the investigators at Jane Goodall's campsite in Gombe were perhaps made possible by Ruth Davis.  Who was she and what happened to her?  On this episode, Dr. Dale Peterson discussed the Ghosts of Gombe.
Topics: science, gombe, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jun 27, 2018 Charles Lee and Frank Ling
audio
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Can you search what you see? Hardware and software improvements are enabling a new way for us to see the world. On this program, Kavita Bala joins us to talk about visual search and what it means for consumers and future of AR/VR.
Topics: AR, VR, NSF, GPU, Magic Leap, Grokstyle
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jun 20, 2018 Kristen Vosberg
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Technology often comes into conflict with nature.  How has technology changed how we interact with the world? On this episode, Lawrence Millman discussed issues in his book: At The End of the World.
Topics: science, groks, technology
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jun 13, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Optimal hydration is important for our bodies to function properly, but are there sources of water that are more hydrating than others.  On this episode, Gina Bria discussed the importance of hydration and the fourth phase of water.
Topics: science, water, hydration, groks
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jun 6, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Can poor jaw development lead to disorders like sleep disturbances?  On this episode, Dr. Paul Erlich discussed the hidden epidemic of poor jaw development.
Topics: science, jaws, development, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
May 30, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Heredity is often taught as a straightforward biological concept involving one gene and one trait, but all of the factors involved in heredity are more complicated.  On this episode, Carl Zimmer discussed heredity.
Topics: science, genetics, heredity, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
May 23, 2018 Kristen Vosberg
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Anger may be one of the most difficult emotions to manage, but how can we manage healthy and destructive anger?  On this episode, Bernard Golden discussed anger management.
Topics: science, anger, psychology, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
May 16, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Uncovering the mysteries of the brain is an ongoing endeavor. So, what do we really know about the brain?  On this episode, Dr. David Linden discussed these issues in the new book, Think Tank.
Topics: science, neuroscience, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
May 9, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Dinosaurs have long captivated the public imagination, but how much do we really know about their history?  On this episode, Dr. Steve Brusatte discussed the rise and fall of the dinosaurs.
Topics: science, dinosaurs, groks, paleontology
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
May 2, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Sports are a big part of popular culture, but how can neuroscience improve how professional sports are played?  On this episode, Zach Schonbrun discussed the neuroscience of sports.
Topics: science, neuroscience, sports, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Apr 25, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Efficiency may be a hallmark of effective organizations, but is the quest for efficiency beneficial in the long run? On this episode, Dr. Edward Tenner discussed the efficiency paradox.
Topics: efficiency, paradox, science, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Apr 18, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Swearing as an integral part of our language, but what can science tell us about why we swear?  On this episode, Benjamin Bergen discussed the science of swearing.
Topics: science, swearing, linguistics, psychology, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Apr 11, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Consensus is often proposed as the most important thing to achieve in a group interaction, but is there benefit in dissent?  On this episode, Prof. Charlan Nemeth discussed the importance of dissent.
Topics: science, psychology, dissent, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Apr 4, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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eye 458
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Raising kids in a screen-filled world can be especially daunting, but can screen time actually be beneficial?  On this episode, Angela Santomero discussed parenting in a screen-filled world.
Topics: science, parenting, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Mar 28, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The tragedy of flight 242 remains a potent reminder in the history of aviation.  What lessons were learned and how did the people recover?  On this episode, Samme Chittum discussed the tragedy of flight 242.
Topics: science, aviation, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Mar 21, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Quantum mechanics may be a powerful theory that enables everyday life, but what does it tell us about the nature of reality?  On this episode, Dr. Adam Becker discusses the search for meaning of quantum mechanics.
Topics: physics, quantum mechanics, groks, science
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Mar 14, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The tech industry, while enormously successful, has seen many of its jobs move away from the United States.  On this episode, Hilarie Gamm discussed the billions lost in the tech industry.
Topics: science, technology, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Mar 7, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Resilience is a term that is often referred to when discussing highly effective individuals.  But, how do we build resilience in kids?  On this episode, Dr. Kate Lund discussed building resilience in kids.
Topics: science, resilience. groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Feb 28, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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What are the hidden motives behind our actions?  Why do our brains make up stories about our actions to keep us unaware of our real motives?  On this episode, Dr. Robin Hanson discussed the elephant in the brain.
Topics: science, groks, motives
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Feb 21, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Annihilation, the new film by Alex Garland, explores the self-destructive capacity of humans in a unique alien landscape.  On this episode, Dr. Adam Rutherford discussed his contributions to the development of Annihilation.
Topics: science, groks, Annihilation
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Feb 14, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The epic migration of songbirds heralds the dawning of spring.  But, what does their migration tell us about nature?  On this episode, Bruce Beehler discussed the springtime songbird migration.
Topics: science, nature, groks
Scene World Tech History Interviews
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We talk to Christian Spanik & Hannes Ruegheimer about pioneering in the journalistic IT field. This time talking about user courses and Hannes imself and his involvement. More about old old IT stories, etc at: http://www.digisaurier.de (German) http://intelligente-welt.de (German)
Topics: Christian Spanik, Amiga, C64, writing books, Neues, Journalist, German, Germany, Hannes Ruegheimer,...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Feb 7, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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eye 984
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Modern phones have gone from being a tool to a temptation.  But, how do we break the cycle of addiction to our phones?  On this episode, Catherine Price discussed how to break up with your phone.
Topics: science, addiction, smartphone, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jan 30, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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A rare eclipse of a blue, super-moon will occur in North America on January 31.  What is this rare triple event? On this episode, Dr. Andrew Fraknoi discussed the eclipse of the blue, super-moon.
Topics: science, astronomy, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jan 24, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Is there a god?  And, can science provide any insight into this most pressing philosophical question?  On this episode, Dr. Bernard Haisch discussed a scientific inquiry into the god question.
Topics: science, god, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jan 10, 2018 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Although weight loss may be a challenging problem, economic theory may be able to provide a solution.  On this episode, Rob Barnett discussed the economist diet.
Topics: science, economics, dieting, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Jan 3, 2018 Charles Lee and Frank Ling
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Months after Hurricane Maria the Puerto Rico, the island faces food, water, and electricity shortages.  On this episode, Ingrid Montes discusses the recovery efforts on Puerto Rico and shares her thoughts on science and society.
Topics: Puerto Rico, Hurricane Maria, natural disaster, water, food, electricity, recovery, climate change,...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Dec 20, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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What will be the next step in human evolution?  Will genetic engineering and artificial intelligence be the driving force?  On this episode, Dr. Don Simborg discussed what comes after Homo sapiens?
Topics: science, AI, genetic engineering, evolution, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Dec 13, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Although our bodies will inevitably age, how our brains age is another matter.  On this issue, Dr. Daniel Amen discussed memory rescue.
Topics: science, brains, memory, groks
Source: Groks Science Show
Scene World Tech History Interviews
Dec 10, 2017 scene world
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john Cioffi is the inventor of the DSL technology, he and his team invented what lead to broadband internet all over the world. john Cioffi is the inventor of the DSL technology, he and his team invented what lead to broadband internet all over the world. He talks about the big challenge of getting signals and so high bandwidth over the telephone copper wire.
Topics: interview, SWO, sceneworld, John Cioffi, DSL, internet, interview
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Dec 6, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Who was the last man to know everything?  Enrico Fermi may well be that person.  On this episode, David Schwartz discussed the life and times of Enrico Fermi.
Topics: science, Fermi, groks, physics
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 28, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The field of anesthesiology is opaque to many, even including some of the practitioners.  On this episode, Dr. Henry Jay Przybylo discussed the field of anesthesiology.
Topics: science, anesthesia, groks, medicine
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 22, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Often termed the second brain, the gut houses a microbiome, which influences many aspects of our health.  On this episode, Dr. Michael Mosley discussed the clever gut.
Topics: science, gut, microbiome, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 14, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Our understanding of the universe would be far poorer were it not for the women of the Harvard Observatory.  On this episode, Dava Sobel discussed their work in the Glass Universe.
Topics: science, astronomy, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Scene World Tech History Interviews
Nov 14, 2017 scene world, FAMS
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Peter "Franky" Smets from Rastermania.be is an arcade collector and dealer through and through. In his talk with Joerg Droege from Sceneworld.org he talks about his experiences and WTF experiences on his tours through the warehouses of Europe. Links: http://www.Rastermania.be http://www.facebook.com/rastermaniagames http://www.sceneworld.org http://www.flipperundarcade.de
Topics: FAMS, FAO, Frany, Arcade, Peter Smets, Franky
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 7, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Venom is found throughout nature and the animals that use them serve important ecological roles.  On this episode, Ronald Jenner discussed the science of venom.
Topics: venom, science, groks, biology
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Nov 1, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The PLATO system was a networked computer system that may have spurred the advent of the social networking. On this episode, Brian Dear discussed the history of the PLATO system.
Topics: science, computers, PLATO, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 24, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The human need to have pets continues, despite their declining utilitarian value.  On this episode, John Bradshaw discussed the animals among us.
Topics: science, anthrozoology, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Scene World Tech History Interviews
Oct 21, 2017 scene world
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How it was to pioneer in German web.TV. We talk to Christian Spanik  about pioneering in web TV (Chip.TV, Sony Vaio.TV, etc ) in Germany's 90s  This is part 3 of our interview series with Christian Spanik! 
Topics: Christian Spanik, Amiga, C64, writing books, Neues, Journalist, German, Germany, Web TV, TV, Web,...
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 18, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Glyphosate, the active ingredient in Round-Up, has proven to be toxic to humans, yet it continues to be marketed.  On this episode, Carey Gillam discussed the troubling cover-up of glyphosate.
Topics: science, glyphosate, round-up, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 11, 2017 Charles Lee and Frank Ling
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Humans are now the dominant driver of our planet's change. Scientists call this the anthropocene. On this program, John Kress talks about what it means to live in the human era and the peril and hope of Earth's future.
Topics: anthropocene, sustainability, humans, holocene, earth, future
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Oct 4, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Modern physics would likely not be the same without the work of Richard Feynman and John Wheeler.  On this episode, Prof. Paul Halpern discussed their work in the quantum labyrinth.
Topics: science, Feynman, Wheeler, physics, groks
Source: Groks Science Show and Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 27, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Alzheimer's disease has become a major issue among the elderly, but how much of the progression of the disease is preventable through lifestyle choices?  On this episode, Drs. Dean and Ayesha Sherzai discussed the Alzheimer's Solution.
Topics: science, Alzheimer's, dementia, lifestyle, groks
Source: Groks Science Radio Show Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 20, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The gut is filled with a whole host of microbes that are essential for good health.  On this episode, Dr. Marie Claire-Arietta discussed the gut microbiome.
Topics: science, groks, gut, dirt, microbiome
Source: Groks Science Radio Show Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 13, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Private spaceflight is quickly becoming a reality, but how did the birth of this industry begin?  On this episode, Julian Guthrie discussed how to build a spaceship.
Topics: space, spaceflight, groks, science, technology
Source: Groks Science Radio Show Podcast
Groks Science Radio Show and Podcast
Sep 6, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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What is it like to be a dog?  Modern neuroscience may allow us to peer beyond the veil of how a dog perceives the world.  On this episode, Dr. Gregory Berns discussed what it is like to be a dog.
Topics: science, neuroscience, dog, groks
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Aug 30, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Earthquake threats are not just limited to the pacific rim and have become more frequent due to human-induced seismic changes.  On this episode, Kathryn Miles discussed earthquakes in America.
Topics: science, earthquakes, fracking, groks
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Aug 16, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Although the invisible hand of economics may seem to be agnostic to the nature of industries supported, a change in the direction of capital may enable supporting clean industries.  On this episode, Joel Solomon discussed the clean money revolution.
Topics: science, economics, capitalism, groks
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Aug 2, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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The next solar eclipse in America will occur on August 21, 2017.  What is the best way to prepare to observe it?  On this episode, Dr. Andrew Fraknoi discussed the Great American Eclipse.
Topics: eclipse, astronomy, groks, science
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Jul 26, 2017 Charles C. Lee and Frank H. Ling
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Why do our bodies age?  Is it due to natural wear and tear or are our bodies programmed to age on a schedule?  On this episode, Dr. Josh Mitteldorf discussed the science of aging.
Topics: science, aging, groks
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